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Good day Epic friends! Its been some time since we've posted one of these here bit-o'-news but as it happens we just so happen to have some news! Fancy that! First up, there's been a few folks wondering what's happened to our monthly meetups or 'Powwows'. Where've they gone, are they still happen

Tangle, love at first sight.

Seen someone that caught your eye? Didn't have the time or confidence to speak with them? If your question is "How to make up for that lost occasion?" or "How to get a second chance with them?", Tangle is the app for you. This app makes easier for people, especially the shy ones, to conn

Ale's Well That Ends Well

"Ale is trendy coz handsome young men with beards and tight jeans drink it, right?" - Dave Stone, Owner of The Bridge Tavern. Besides from raising a perfectly valid point there, ale has in fact become quite cool amongst the younger folk in recent years. If, like me (shamefully) you've associated re

The Tyneside Cinema needs you

Newcastle’s only full-time independent cinema needs your help. It’s been presented with a glorious opportunity to take over the empty shop next door and give its frontage an incredible overhaul as well as creating a new cabaret-style ‘secret cinema’ and café bar. The refurbishme

Random Acts at the Baltic

In partnership with Northern Film & Media and Channel 4, BALTIC co-commissioned 10 new ‘Random Acts’ - short films by North East artists and filmmakers. These films will be premiered at BALTIC’s Ground Floor gallery from 28th October to 17 November 2013, and will be broadcast on C

Bonfires? More Like Borefires! PowwowBiz is Back!

Bonfire parties? Pfft, they are so 1605. We think you should come and have a drink and a bite to eat with us instead, just for a couple of hours anyway. Besides, we’ll have indoor fireworks! (Yes, I have it on good information that they are a thing). Come and be a part of the burgeoning creative

Our Top 5 Epic spooky goings-on this Halloween

Tour Tynemouth Priory in the dark It’s sold out the past two years and there are only limited tickets left now for this spooktacular hour-long tour which is filled with tales from the dark side, brought to life by the Little Cat Theatre Company. Not suitable for children under 8.

Deli delivers highly addictive brownies straight to your door!

Thanks to my good friend Morgan, I was able to attend the fabulous launch of Deli Delivered (@DeliDelivered_) - a new delivery service specialising in freshly baked sweet and savoury little bundles of joy. Otherwise known as, cakes, brownies, Italian desserts, ice creams, Panini’s and salads. Off

Jam Jar Cinema: ‘If you build it, they will Come’

Although living in the North East is (literally and figuratively) chilling at the best of times, its one saving grace is its independent cinema culture. From the unashamedly hip DIY community art cinema Star and Shadow to the delectable programming of Tyneside Cinema, sampling the delights of these